We're excited to partner with the staff at Ignit Sports & Fitness in Grimes to provide a new home for the Menace Academy's indoor programs.
Our fourth "Coach Spotlight" is about 13U leader Matt Lamale and his passion for the game, the Menace Academy and our players.
Thanks to the 32 teams who helped us make history as part of Menace Soccer FestiFall 2017 on November 11th. Check out the photo gallery and the list of pumpkin-pie winners.
The Menace Academy 12U Red team won its division in the Aldi Heartland Invitational Tournament in Overland Park, Kan., on Nov. 12.
A championship run at the Aldi Heartland Invitational Tournament wrapped up the Menace Academy 12U girls' 2017 fall season on Nov. 5 in Overland Park, Kan.
All six of the Menace Academy boys teams competing in the Iowa Soccer Championship Series advanced to the final weekend of play, and three of them won Presidents Cup titles.
After securing the state's 2017 indoor and outdoor titles, the Menace 14s have risen to the challenge of facing the region's top teams this fall.
At the Halloween-themed Burlington Monster Match, Oct. 21-22, the Menace Academy 11U and 12U girls had a blast and finished on a winning note.
The Menace Academy's Sept. 9-10 weekend at Cownie Soccer Park: 12 teams, eight finalists and five champions. Great job by all who were part of it!
Ben Brackett's Menace career began at age 15, when he suited up in the "Maniac" costume at home games. It continued with three seasons playing for the Menace PDL team.
We continue this series by hanging out with J.R., who was born and raised in Brazil and has been part of the central Iowa soccer community for more than 25 years.
Boys and girls, ages 7-19, have the opportunity to experience top-level training sessions led by coaches from the English Premier League club.
Let's learn more about Menace Academy DOC Tomas Boltnar, who has made his mark as a Menace player and coach.
The Menace Academy's Julius Cooper and Kason Crall shined in the 2017 Iowa East-West All-Star Cup, hosted by the Menace on June 17.
The Norwalk boys, featuring 13 Menace Academy members, are back-to-back Iowa Class 2A champions. Congrats to the Warriors!
The 13U Menace Academy boys won the Iowa State Cup on Sunday to advance to regionals.
Ivan Rakitić, a midfielder for FC Barcelona and the Croatian national team, will be in Des Moines for a June 16-17 soccer camp and an appearance at our June 17 home game.
Congrats and best wishes to these members of the Menace Academy's class of 2017.
The Menace Academy's showing at the Menace Midwest Invitational (May 13-14): 12 teams total, six teams advancing to the finals and three champions.
The Menace Academy 11U (first place) and 12U (second place) teams represented the host organization well at the 2017 Just for Girls Tournament, May 6-7 at Cownie Soccer Park.
Register today for the chance to be part of the Menace during the 2018-19 season (and hopefully beyond!).
A pair of division championships highlighted the Menace Academy's strong showing at the West Des Moines Premier Games (April 8-9).
The Menace Family mourns the loss of Derek Cisneros, a member of the Menace Academy 13U boys team. His coaches and teammates remember Derek as a fun kid who loved soccer.
Congratulations to Juventus (11U-12U) and Athletico Madrid (13U-14U) on winning titles to etch their names on the Menace Champions League cup.
Congratulations to the Menace Academy 13s on winning the Iowa Soccer Indoor Championships, Feb. 5 in Cedar Falls.
Menace Champions League is an indoor tournament for all U11-U14 Menace Academy players that mimics the prestigious UEFA Champions League. Here are the current standings.